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Factbox: Key winners at the 2017 American Music Awards

Factbox: Key winners at the 2017 American Music Awards

Published 20/11/2017

2017 American Music Awards – Photo Room – Los Angeles, California, U.S., 19/11/2017 – (L-R) Brad Delson, Mike Shinoda, and Rob Bourbon of music group [more…]

Factbox: From tax to budget, what’s on U.S. Congress to-do list

Factbox: From tax to budget, what’s on U.S. Congress to-do list

Published 18/11/2017

(Reuters) - The U.S. Congress is hurtling toward some major tax, budget and other policy deadlines. Some are hard and some are flexible, with the [more…]

Factbox: Prince Alwaleed`s international and domestic investments

Factbox: Prince Alwaleed`s international and domestic investments

Published 06/11/2017

Saudi Arabia embarked on an anti-corruption purge on Sunday involving the arrest of royals, ministers and investors including billionaire Alwaleed bin Talal, one of the kingdom's most prominent businessmen. [more…]

Factbox: A guide to the new innovations at the Next Gen ATP Finals

Factbox: A guide to the new innovations at the Next Gen ATP Finals

Published 06/11/2017

The ATP's flagship tournament for the world's top players aged 21 and under launches in Milan on Tuesday with a raft of new innovations that might leave regular fans scratching their heads. Here is a guide to what will be tested out in Milan. [more…]

Self-driving startups race down a narrowing road

Self-driving startups race down a narrowing road

Published 27/10/2017

Lei Xu and Justin Song once worked at electric carmaker Tesla Inc, one of the hottest companies in Silicon Valley. But with interest and investments in autonomous vehicles mounting, they left to pursue what they see as the next big thing. [more…]

Factbox: Kobe Steel`s data fabrication leaves `Made-in-Japan` champions scrambling

Factbox: Kobe Steel`s data fabrication leaves `Made-in-Japan` champions scrambling

Published 13/10/2017

The revelation that Japan's third-biggest steelmaker Kobe Steel Ltd (5406.T) fabricated data for some of its aluminum and copper and other products has left affected manufacturers scrambling to pin down the potential impact. [more…]

Factbox: Major points of friction as NAFTA talks sour

Factbox: Major points of friction as NAFTA talks sour

Published 13/10/2017

U.S. demands for more favorable treatment under the North American Free Trade Agreement, and a proposal that any new deal be allowed to expire after five years, heightened tensions as negotiators held another round of talks to renew the pact this week. [more…]

Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Oct 5) – Ralph Northam, Stock Market, Rex Tillerson

Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Oct 5) – Ralph Northam, Stock Market, Rex Tillerson

Published 06/10/2017

The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS. The opinions expre [more…]

Factbox: Seven facts about Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner

Factbox: Seven facts about Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner

Published 28/09/2017

Hugh Hefner's Playboy magazine and playboy lifestyle helped bring in the sexual revolution of the 1960s. Here are seven facts about him: [more…]

Reuters surveys UK financial services jobs post-Brexit

Reuters surveys UK financial services jobs post-Brexit

Published 18/09/2017

Around 10,000 finance jobs will be shifted out of Britain or created overseas in the next few years if the UK is denied access to Europe's single market, according to a Reuters survey of firms employing the bulk of workers in international finance. [more…]